All posts tagged "NFC East"

  • Local Pro Sports
    Updated NFC playoff picture: Cowboys have the NFC East title in their grasp

    *Editor's note: This story has been updated. The Cowboys now need one more win to clinch the NFC...

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    Is winning a weak NFC East all Jason Garrett needs to do to keep his job with Cowboys?

    Here are some highlights. Could Jason Garrett save his job by winning a weak NFC East, even if...

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    Saquon Barkley to the NFC East? Cowboys’ division foes could target big names in NFL Draft | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

    Help us deliver journalism that makes a difference in our community. 2 overall pick. The Dallas Cowboys have the...

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    Washington Redskins Salary Cap and Roster

    Washington Redskins   Adjusted Salary Cap: $178,684,362 Active Contracts: $157,402,440 Draft Pool Cap: $6,542,410 Estimated Cap Space: $20,460,104 Draft Pick...

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    Week 6 Recap – Late Night Fantasy

    Week 6 – the Cardinals survived a second half defensive collapse thanks to the steady production from...

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    Week 5 Recap – Late Night Fantasy

    WEEK 5 – Aaron Rodgers produces another stunning final drive to break every Cowboys fan heart, taking...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Best of Newy Scruggs: Something to offset loss of David Irving early on; best offseason for an NFC East team

    Author: Newy Scruggs / Source: SportsDay This Story is About… Louis DeLuca/Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys defensive end Demarcus Lawrence...

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    NFC East offseason report cards: What grade did the Cowboys receive?

    Author: SportsDayDFW.com / Source: SportsDay This Story is About… Vernon Bryant/Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys Taco Charlton (97) knocks down...

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    ESPN projects Dallas Cowboys to win NFC East

    Author: Tyler Sullivan / Source: Dallas Cowboys X WATCH & READ 2017 Path to the Pros: Texas A&M’s Josh...

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    The Cowboys should be worried about all the offensive offseasons around NFC East

    Author: Will Brinson / Source: CBSSports.com X WATCH & READ 2017 NFL Draft: Best first round fit for the...

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    NFC East: Sizing Up The Dallas Cowboys After Their Free Agent Gains And Losses

    Author: Jacob Camenker / Source: Riggo’s Rag The Dallas Cowboys were a thorn in the Washington Redskins side last...

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    New England Patriots, Dallas Cowboys interested in DeSean Jackson

    New England Patriots, Dallas Cowboys interested in DeSean Jackson. March 7 (UPI) -- Flashy wide receiver DeSean Jackson could potentially move to his third different team in the NFC East. A "person with knowledge of the situation" counted the New England Patriots and Dallas Cowboys among possible suitors for the Washington Redskins free agent,...

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    The 81.25% Connection Between The 1992 And 2017 Dallas Cowboys

    The 2017 Dallas Cowboys Opponents Thanks to the NFL’s handy-dandy rotating schedule (instituted during the re-alignment in 2002) we know the exact locations of 14 games of each Dallas Cowboys season between now and the end of time. When the 2016 regular season ended the 2017 opponents became finalized and we found out...

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    Drafting Late In 1st Round Presents Different Dynamic, But Same Objective

    Drafting Late In 1st Round Presents Different Dynamic, But Same Objective. For the second time in three years, the franchise owns a late first-round draft pick this April. In 2016, a 4-12 record netted them the fourth overall pick. The rest is history: rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott won the league’s rushing title and helped...

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    Tom Brady, NFC East players top NFL sales list

    New England Patriots QB Tom Brady regained the top spot on the NFL Players Association Top 50 Players Sales List in the first data that involves sales in the 2016 season. Dallas Cowboys teammate Ezekiel Elliott, who led the NFL in rushing yards in 2016, quickly moved into second place on the list,...

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    Could Jason Pierre-Paul sign with the Cowboys? What Dallas learned from Giants D rebuild

    Could Jason Pierre-Paul sign with the Cowboys? But how will the Giants' defensive rebuild match up with the Cowboys' offensive strength in 2017? What strengths and weaknesses should teams consider in Jason Pierre-Paul's free agency, and is there a chance he comes to Dallas? 1 key to their wins and should Dallas fans expect the...

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    A mosquito, old shoe, red kettle all part of Cowboys’ season’s sound bites

    It was a surprising run to the playoffs for the Dallas Cowboys. It ended with a 34-31 playoff loss to Green Bay. Coming off a 4-12 season, little was being said about the team being a contender and even less when starting quarterback Tony Romo went down with a broken back in the preseason. Here...

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    Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott is the NFC East offensive MVP

    Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott is the NFC East offensive MVP. Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is the NFC East offensive most valuable player, as voted on by the four reporters covering the division for ESPN.com. He picked up the “dirty” yards and he hit the big plays. He also set team rookie records in yards...

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    Jason Garrett named PFWA’s Coach of the Year after leading Dallas Cowboys to 13-3 record

    Jason Garrett named PFWA’s Coach of the Year after leading Dallas Cowboys to 13-3 record. Garrett led the Cowboys from worst-to-first. Dallas was last in the NFC East last season with a 4-12 record. This year, with a fourth-round rookie at quarterback in Dak Prescott, along with rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott, the Cowboys went...

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    Cowboys 2017 opponents finalized, first place schedule daunting

    Cowboys 2017 opponents finalized, first place schedule daunting. The NFL uses a formula of rotating divisions and standing within division to determine which teams make it onto each other’s schedule. For the Dallas Cowboys, first place in the NFC East, every opponent was known except for one coming into the weekend. Dallas will have home...

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    Don’t Overlook the Dallas Cowboys’ Defense

    Don’t Overlook the Dallas Cowboys’ Defense. Play Video Play Mute Current Time 0:00 / Duration Time 0:00 Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% Stream TypeLIVE Remaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate 1 Chapters Chapters descriptions off, selected Descriptions subtitles off, selected Subtitles captions settings, opens captions settings dialog captions off, selected Captions Audio Track Fullscreen This...

  • Inside Sports
    Cowboys Are Anything But Complacent, Blasting Lions (Final Score) 42-21 To Move To 13-2

    Dez Bryant had one of the best games of his career, including throwing a touchdown as well as catching two. It was not without some bad news, however, as Tyron Smith left the game in with an apparent knee injury. There were some other injury problems along the way, penalties still were committed by...

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    Gut Feeling: DallasCowboys.com Writers’ Final Preview Of Cowboys-Lions

    Next up Monday is a Detroit Lions team (9-5) that’s leading the NFC North and looking to clinch a playoff spot. The DallasCowboys.com staff gives their gut feelings for the Week 16 matchup at AT&T Stadium: Bryan Broaddus: The Lions went on the road to New Orleans and held Drew Brees in check...

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    Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee isn’t worrying about Pro Bowl snub

    Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee isn’t worrying about Pro Bowl snub. Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee should have been selected to the NFC Pro Bowl Roster. The linebacker is the statistical and emotional leader of the Cowboys defense, which has helped Dallas clinch the NFC East, a first-round bye, and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs...

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    Why Cowboys are tuning out ‘rest vs. rust’ talk and won’t get too attached to NFC East title swag

    (Ashley Landis/The Dallas Morning News) FRISCO -- Walking to the weight room at The Star Friday afternoon, Dez Bryant shrugged off a question about the Cowboys' winning the NFC East. With the Giants falling to 10-5, the 12-2 Cowboys secured their second division title in three years and locked up home-field advantage throughout...

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    Cowboys Win NFC East, Capture #1 Seed & Home-Field Throughout Playoffs

    Cowboys Win NFC East, Capture #1 Seed & Home-Field Throughout Playoffs. With the loss by the Giants, Dallas has captured the NFC East crown. In addition, they are now the #1 seed for the NFC playoffs meaning that they will have a first-round bye and they will have home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. The Giants...

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    Your Cowboys are NFC East champs! Dallas clinches title, home field as Eagles knock off Giants

    Your Cowboys are NFC East champs! Dallas clinches title, home field as Eagles knock off Giants. Hall of Fame general manager Bill Polian says it takes a good five years to judge a draft class but even he can appreciate the quick impact that Ezekiel Elliott and Dak Prescott have had with the Dallas...

  • Inside Sports
    Benching Dak Prescott would be a major overreaction for the Cowboys

    His disastrous outing has some fans calling for Tony Romo to be vaulted into the starting lineup with many pointing to the rookie quarterback as the reason for Dallas’ disappointing loss. When Prescott was pressured, he was unable to escape and run for first downs as he’s done so often this season. Janoris Jenkins...

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    Cowboys-Giants live updates: Can Dallas clinch NFC East title?

    Cowboys-Giants live updates: Can Dallas clinch NFC East title?. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott clowns around in the snow during early pre-game warmups before the Dallas Cowboys vs. the New York Giants NFL football game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, December 11, 2016. (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas...

  • Inside Sports
    Sunday Night Football: Playoff-Bound Cowboys Take On the Giants in NY

    Sunday Night Football: Playoff-Bound Cowboys Take On the Giants in NY. The Dallas Cowboys (11-1) may have already clinched a spot in the playoffs, but a victory in Sunday night’s game against the New York Giants would lock down the NFC East title and put the Cowboys on track for the No. 1 conference...

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    Giants use viral kangaroo boxing video as motivation against the Cowboys

    Giants use viral kangaroo boxing video as motivation against the Cowboys. A loss would crown Dallas as division champions, meaning the Giants would be a five or six seed, at best. So how is head coach Ben McAdoo motivating his players for this divisional showdown? By making them watch the viral kangaroo boxing video. You know,...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys can clinch NFC East with win over Giants

    Dallas Cowboys can clinch NFC East with win over Giants. "From the very first time we played against him, we all said that that guy is going to be a player in this league, and that seems to be true up until this point," New York tackle Damon Harrison said. And if not...

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    Gut Feeling: DallasCowboys.com Writers’ Final Preview Of Cowboys-Giants

    The Cowboys can clinch the NFC East championship with a win on Sunday Night Football. The DallasCowboys.com staff gives their gut feelings for Sunday’s game: Bryan Broaddus: The first time these two clubs met, the Giants were able to able to hold the Cowboys' offense in check while in the red zone. The Giants...

  • Inside Sports
    Playoff bound! Cowboys in postseason with Redskins loss, have chance to win NFC East against Giants

    Playoff bound! Cowboys in postseason with Redskins loss, have chance to win NFC East against Giants. Illustration by The Dallas Morning News The Cowboys found themselves in the playoffs late Sunday afternoon without lifting a finger. The inevitable became official when Washington lost. With four weeks left in the regular season, the Cowboys become the first...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Cowboys shrug shoulders at playoff berth with sights set higher

    Safety Barry Church, unlike many of his Dallas Cowboys teammates, didn’t watch football Sunday. Now we’re ready to get back to New York.” A season after going 4-12, the Cowboys are 11-1 and assured of at least a wild-card berth. “I’m excited, but there’s a lot more football left, and we want to be...

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    The Cowboys Make The Playoffs & Get Flexed To SNF

    The Cowboys Make The Playoffs & Get Flexed To SNF. MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 1: Dez Bryant #88 of the Dallas Cowboys catches the ball for a 56-yard reception in the second quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on December 1, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah...

  • Inside Sports
    Dallas Cowboys clinch playoff berth

    Dallas Cowboys clinch playoff berth. With a win over the Vikings on Sunday, coupled with a Redskins loss, the Dallas Cowboys, at 11–1, became the first team to clinch a playoff berth. With a win over the Giants next week, they can clinch the NFC East title. Dez Bryant’s go-ahead touchdown grab in the fourth...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Gut Feeling: DallasCowboys.com Writers’ Final Thoughts On Cowboys-Packers Matchup

    With a four-game winning streak, the Cowboys (4-1) are in the NFC East lead five weeks into the season. Can the Cowboys win at Lambeau Field for the first time since 2008? Nick Eatman: I know the Cowboys can win this game. I know they can run the ball against this Green Bay defense and...

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    Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys – Week 8

    Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys – Week 8. Dallas Cowboys are rested from their bye week and preparing to go toe-to-toe with their divisional rival Philadelphia Eagles The Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles are two divisional rivals that will go head-to-head in what might be a crucial duel for the outcome of the...

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    Clippers guard Chris Paul giddy about seeing the Cowboys play the Redskins

    Clippers guard Chris Paul giddy about seeing the Cowboys play the Redskins. DALLAS -- Like a kid in a candy store, Chris Paul can’t wait to get to Arlington’s AT&T Stadium today to see bis beloved Dallas Cowboys take on the Washington Redskins in a pivotal NFC East game. Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m....

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    Rookies lead Cowboys to 10th straight, 31-26 over Redskins

    Rookies lead Cowboys to 10th straight, 31-26 over Redskins. Prescott accounted for two touchdowns , Elliott ran for a pair of scores and the Cowboys extended their franchise regular-season record with a 10th straight victory, beating the Redskins 31-26 on Thursday. Prescott tied Don Meredith's club quarterback record from 50 years ago with his...

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    The Cowboys keep winning games this season – but can they win the right games?

    Every team in the NFL would trade spots with Dallas heading into Week 12. But if the Cowboys don't take care of business over the next three weeks, beginning Thursday afternoon against Washington, this team can go from having the league's best record to chasing a rival for the division lead. The records of...

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    Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins 2016: Prediction, Betting Odds For Week 12 Thanksgiving Game

    Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins 2016: Prediction, Betting Odds For Week 12 Thanksgiving Game. The Dallas Cowboys host the Washington Redskins in a matchup between two of the conference’s top teams. Dallas can virtually end Washington’s chances of winning the NFC East with a victory on Thursday afternoon. Heading into Week 12, the Cowboys have...

  • Inside Sports
    Washington fans want the Cowboys and Kirk Cousins loves it

    Washington fans want the Cowboys and Kirk Cousins loves it. Staff Photographer Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) throws a pass during the first quarter of their game against the Dallas Cowboys on Monday, December 7, 2015 at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland. (Ashley Landis/The Dallas Morning News) The Cowboys' NFC East rivals Washington...

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    Ezekiel Elliott calls out Giants rookie Sterling Shepard for stealing Cowboys’ slogan

    Ezekiel Elliott calls out Giants rookie Sterling Shepard for stealing Cowboys' slogan. The Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants make up one of the NFL’s best rivalries. They’re two of the most storied franchises the league has ever seen, often battling it out for NFC East crowns. They figure to do so once again this...

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